Northern California road trip has plenty to offer

California tourists know big city names such as Sacramento, but a visit to Northern California offers more than one opportunity to enjoy the area. It's a great place for a road trip. Camino, Coloma, Columbia, Jamestown, Placerville, Sonora and Tuolumne County are full of attractions just around the next bend in the road – gas up the car and see what the area has to offer.

Home & Garden

How to prevent mold in your garage

The garage isn't the first place most homeowners think will present a mold problem, but mold can infest your garage just like any other area of your home – and the basics behind preventing it are essentially the same in every space. Mold thrives in moist, dark, stale environments, so it's important to ensure your garage stays dry and well-ventilated. Mold problems are common, and even the most conscientious homeowners can be affected.

Home & Garden

Ask Angie’s List: What can I do about frozen gutters?

Frozen gutters and downspouts may seem like an inevitable effect of winter weather. But those heavy icicles hanging from your rooftop after a heavy snow or cold snap need not be a foregone conclusion. You can take steps to prevent them – and should – because they can damage gutters and lead to ice and water backing up on the roof and forming even more damaging ice dams. The weight of ice can sag the gutter or bring it down entirely.


Aquaman debuts at Madame Tussauds Orlando

Aquaman now has a home on dry land in Central Florida. A figure of the DC Comics superhero, portrayed on the big screen by Jason Momoa, now stands in Madame Tussauds Orlando, the wax-figure attraction on International Drive.

Disguised as the mascot, Air Force dad surprises twin daughters during halftime

Anthony Pasco, a member of U.S. Air Force, surprises his twin daughters, Zoe and A'nina Pasco, during their halftime cheerleading performance at Durant Road Middle School by disguising himself as the school's dolphin mascot on Monday, Dec. 17.